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    EAB Invites You to Join TWO September Webinars

    September 17, 2020

     

    Using Culturally Responsive Education as a Tool Against Systemic Racism
    September 22, 2020 • 2–3:00 p.m. ET
    Join us for a candid discussion with Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings about how to use culturally relevant education to combat systemic racism and to contextualize the racial injustices brought to the forefront in summer 2020.

    Register Here

     

    Fact vs. Myth: What All District Leaders Should Know and Do to Improve Virtual Teaching and Learning
    September 24, 2020 • 2–3:00 p.m. ET
    Join our webinar to identify the most common mistakes and lessons from last spring’s distance learning 1.0 experiment and learn relevant practices for improving virtual instruction.

    Register Here

     


    Frontline Education

    September 15, 2020

     

    You’re invited to a complimentary live webinar on September 23 at 12 PM EST to learn how the right solution can help you allocate resources more effectively and support your staff in equitably meeting students’ needs. If you need tools to support professional development, to track and monitor student and staff health to prevent further interruption to student learning or a way to ensure remote staff members are receiving critical communication in a timely manner, this webinar is right for you.

     

    DATE: 9/23/2020

    TIME: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST

    LOCATION: A password-secured, private meeting on zoom. After you register, the meeting link sent to you will be in the registration confirmation email.

    Register now!

     

    Contact:
    Matthew Montemurno, Education Solutions Executive
    Frontline Education
    mmontemurno@team.frontlineed.com

     


    Planned Companies

    August 19, 2020

     

    Free educational webinars and COVID-19 resources, developed with industry-leading partners, will help educate NJASA members on the ins and outs of disinfecting and reopening your buildings.

     

     

     

     


    Scholastic Education Presents: Professional Development Summer Series

    July 22, 2020

    Free Webinar series with leading literacy experts discussing equity, independent reading and writing, social-emotional learning, multilingual readers and writers, early childhood, and more. Join us for ready-to-implement strategies and resources to foster summer learning and prepare for returning to school. Register to watch live or receive a recording after the webinar.

     


    September Ready Fall 2020 Arts Education Guidance Update

    July 22, 2020

    Arts Ed NJ is part of a consortium of more than 100 organizations supporting the COVID-19 Aerosol Dispersion Study being conducted at the University of Colorado and the University of Maryland led by the distinguished researchers Dr. Shelly Miller and Dr. Jelena Srebric, respectively and commissioned by the National Federation of State High School Associations and the Collegiate Band Directors National Association. As an update to the September Ready Fall 2020 Arts Education Guidance released last week we are providing the preliminary results to help guide the development of your opening plans.

     


    Bedtime Math Announces Free Math Program, Training for K-5 Teachers 

    July 22, 2020

    Bedtime Math, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing upbeat instructional materials to schools, is offering Fun Factor for free to all New Jersey K-5 teachers for the 2020-2021 school year.  Any New Jersey teacher can participate in free, live professional development online and receive a classroom’s worth of materials to enjoy with their students. The math program aligns with New Jersey standards and features activities for students paired with online teacher training, co-developed by Columbia Teacher’s College. 
     

    AASA Releases Guidelines for Reopening Schools - Guidance Generated from AASA COVID-19 Recovery Task Force

    June 19, 2020

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    AASA Survey: No Timetable Yet Regarding When Schools Will Reopen

    June 16, 2020

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    What Will It Cost to Reopen Schools?

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    Report: No Way to Reopen Schools Safely Without Federal Bailout 

    A new cost estimate from school superintendents shows reopening following CDC guidelines is cost-prohibitive.

    U.S. News and World Report

    June 8, 2020

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    How to Reopen America's Schools

    Many questions remain as experts weigh options for getting children back into the classroom.

    The New York Times

    June 6, 2020

    Read the Op-Ed here...

     


    Up All Night: Education and the "New Normal"

    RestartED

    Read Now...

    Prepared by: Dr. David Aderhold, Chief Education Officer, West Windsor-Plainsboro Regional; Dr. Joseph Majka, Chief Education Officer, Matawan-Aberdeen Regional; Dr. Scott Rocco, Chief Education Officer, Hamilton Twp. (Mercer County), President, NJASA; Dr. Michael Salvatore, Chief Education Officer, Long Branch and President, Great Schools of NJ (GSNJ); Charles Sampson, Chief Education Officer, Freehold Regional H.S.

    Please contact us at Info@RestartED.org for more information.


     

    Resolution in Support of a Safe, Healthy, and District-Specific Reopening Process Informed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guidelines

    May 29, 2020

     

    AASA The School Superintendents Association 


     

    91-DIVOC: We Cannot Look in the Rearview Mirror

    Preparing Our School Districts for Fall 2020

    May 26, 2020

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    The Next 91: Questions #92 - 182

    May 29, 2020

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    Prepared by: Dr. David Aderhold, Chief Education Officer, West Windsor-Plainsboro Regional School District and President, Garden State Coalition of Schools


     

    Free Covid-19 Solutions / Digital Open Door

    K-12 / primary and secondary schools must continue to provide educational and other vital services while closed. The Remote Learning Pulse helps you understand student issues with remote learning, and needs to succeed in this new environment.

    Robbie Brown, K12 Regional Manager, Qualtrics

    P. 801-309-1644


     

    Reopening America’s Schools and the Privilege of Opting Out

    Parents who can afford it might not send their kids to school this fall, and those with no other option fear they are putting their kids in harm's way.

    U.S. News & World Report

    May 22, 2020


     

    How We Return to High School Sports in NJ

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    Prepared by: Mary Liz Ivins, President, NJSIAA Executive Committee; Chair, NJSIAA Covid-19 Medical Advisory Task Force


     

    A Blueprint for Back to School

    This report sketches a framework for reopening schools that can help state policymakers, education and community leaders, and federal officials plan appropriately for reopening schools when public health officials signal it is safe to do so.

    Prepared by: American Enterprise Institute's John Bailey and Frederick Hess are joined by a group of 19 supporting authors. These coauthors include former state chiefs, superintendents, federal education officials, and charter school network leaders. American Enterprise Institute


     

    "The Maryland Together: Maryland's Recovery Plan for Education"

    A comprehensive plan for long-term recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.

    Prepared by: Maryland State Department of Education

     


     

    Searching for a New Normal: A Special Report on the Reopening of New Jersey’s Schools

    The NJSBA report addresses the safe reopening of schools, students’ mental health, academic and extracurricular programs, budgetary issues, and preparations for the future.

    COVID-19 Building Readiness/Reopening Guidance ASHRAE, a professional society of environmental engineers specializing in HVAC systems, offers guidance on reopening buildings following closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic.



    Guidance for Opening Up High School Athletics and Activities A report from the National Federation of State High School Associations, released May 19, provides guidance to state scholastic athletic associations in re-opening high school sports and other programs

     

    New Jersey School Boards Association


     

    9 Ways Schools Will Look Different When (And If) They Reopen

    NPR

    April 24, 2020


     

    Sharing What We’ve Learned: A Blueprint for Businesses

     

    Last Revised May 6, 2020

     

    KrogerBlueprint.com

     


     

    Phase 2: Restart and Recovery

     

    Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO)